silkies male or female

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by bloodlust6913, Dec 24, 2014.

  1. bloodlust6913

    bloodlust6913 Hatching

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    im wondering what sex this silkie is















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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    How old is it? I'm thinking cockerel, though Silkies are very difficult to sex.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    I just answered you on your other post, but X2 on cockerel.
     
  4. Tara K

    Tara K Chirping

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    How old depends on my guess.. If 5 months or older I say pullet
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Looks like a cockerel.
     
  6. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Crowing

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    I say rooster all the way...body shape, comb size, mohawk rather than pom pom...plus none of my grown female Silkies have ever had that much wattle....unless I just happen to have small wattle girls.

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    Photo where you can see her wattles...my girls (2 Silkies) have had small wattles
     
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  7. bloodlust6913

    bloodlust6913 Hatching

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    here is my other one which i suspect is the hen







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  8. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    Looks like a cock.

    The other pics aren't showing up for me....
     
  9. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    They're not showing up on my PC either.
     

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